Learning & training

BAME-employees

How can organisations support better progression for BAME employees?

The CIPD recently revealed that a third of black employees thought discrimination was getting in the way of their career...

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Towards Maturity: L&D needs to play digital catch-up

As technology dominates our lives as consumers, how far have learning and development teams come in making the most of...

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Can we make the apprenticeship levy work harder?

News that apprenticeship start numbers had plummeted following the introduction of the apprenticeship levy in April led to criticism of...

Brexit will likely make it harder to attract and retain talent, requiring recruiters to show strong leadership

How to inspire your people in a market ruled by Brexit

Despite the political uncertainty of Brexit, many businesses face increased demand for their products and services, but struggle to find...

Vicky Williams collects her 2017 award for HR Director of the YearPhoto: Ed Telling

HR Director of the Year: LTA’s Vicky Williams serves an ace

The Lawn Tennis Association’s Vicky Williams was triumphant at this year’s Personnel Today Awards, with a convincing win of the...

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Government commits to skills and training in Industrial Strategy paper

The Government has today released its flagship Industrial Strategy, aimed at boosting productivity and economic performance in the UK.
Business...

MTD Training collect their 2017 Supplier Partnership trophy. Photo: Ed Telling

MTD Training wins HR Supplier Partnership Award

MTD Training won last week’s HR Supplier Partnership prize at the Personnel Today Awards after being nominated by Great Western...

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Award for Excellence in Learning and Development flows to Anglian Water

A successful transformation strategy helped the water supplier make a splash in this category, but the runners-up offered formidable opposition....

E-learning fared better than expected but mobile learning was not popular among managers

E-learning gains traction but managers still rate face-to-face training best

Managers continue to prefer face-to-face learning over digital learning, according to a new report by learning resources provider GoodPractice. Martin...

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Apprenticeships plummet following levy introduction

The number of people starting apprenticeships in England has fallen by 59% after the introduction of the apprenticeship levy earlier...

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TrustFord powers to L&D Team of the Year Award

The inaugural L&D Team of the Year award attracted a high quality field and was won by TrustFord, which impressed...

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Budget 2017: National living wage rise confirmed at £7.83

There were few surprises for employers in today’s budget, the first delivered since the snap general election in June.
Chancellor...

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Emerging HR Leader of the Year prize goes to Selina Rothery of CBRE

Each of the shortlisted entries for the Personnel Today Awards 2017 rising star category are highly valued by their colleagues...

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